About

The Daily Free Press (ISSN 1094-7337), the independent student newspaper at Boston University, is published digitally Monday through Friday and printed on Thursdays during the academic year except during vacation and exam periods, as well as when there aren’t ads to help cover the cost of printing. The paper is published by Back Bay Publishing Co., Inc., a nonprofit Massachusetts corporation operated by Boston University students. The paper was founded May 5, 1970 by BU students.

The Daily Free Press in print is distributed free at about 50 sites on Boston University’s Charles River Campus. Those interested can also sign up for  our email newsletter, which  is sent each morning with the day’s top headlines.

The Daily Free Press Online (ISSN 1094-5962) has been publishing on the same days as the print edition since January 1996 at http://www.dailyfreepress.com.

Please email [email protected] for more information.


Print Readership Information

Circulation for publishing days of The Daily Free Press in print is 5,000 issues each Thursday we have advertising.

Online Readership Information

  • Approximately 75,000 page views a month
  • Approximately 42,000  unique views a month

Editors — Spring 2021

Colbi Edmonds  — Editor-in-Chief ([email protected])
Cameron Morsberger — Managing Editor  ([email protected])

Nick Kolev — Campus Editor  ([email protected])
Vanessa Bartlett — Associate City Editor
Madhri Yehiya — Associate City Editor
Emily Stevenson — Associate City Editor

Daniel Kool — City Editor  ([email protected])
Madison Mercado — Associate City Editor
Isabella Abraham — Associate City Editor

Lily Kepner — Features Editor ([email protected])
Rachel Do — Associate Community Editor
Yiran Yu — Associate Business Editor
Emma Vacirca — Associate Arts Editor
Madeline Humphrey — Associate Science Editor
Ashley Soebroto — International Senior Reporter

Charles Moore — Sports Editor  ([email protected])
Cameron Meyer — Associate Sports Editor
Belle Fraser — Associate Sports Editor
Amanda Purcell — Associate Sports Editor

Abbigale Shi — Editorial Page Editor ([email protected])
Gabriella Aponte — Associate Editorial Editor

Hannah Yoshinaga — Photo Editor  ([email protected])
Thalia Lauzon — Associate Photo Editor
Meghan Scott — Associate Photo Editor
Amanda Schneider — Associate Photo Editor

Jackson Machesky — Podcast Editor  ([email protected])

Emma Sanchez — Blog Editor  ([email protected])

Andrew Harwood — Multimedia Editor ([email protected])


Business Staff

For all business inquiries contact the Board of Directors of Back Bay Publishing Co., Inc.  ([email protected])